All companies face risks, and startups are no exception. As you seek financing from third parties, remember that once financing is obtained, the resources of those outside investors now face the same risks as your personal resources.
How to Build a Winning Team
How to Create a Strategy, Vision and Mission
How to Create an Advisory Board
How to Get Funding
How to Improve Your Company
How to Improve Your Pitch
How to Start Your Company
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Spotlight
Startup Accelerator Spotlight
Startup Investor Spotlight
Business Startup Spotlight
Entrepreneur Events Spotlight
University Entrepreneurial Program Spotlight
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8 Ingredients for a Business Secret Sauce
Like a master chef preparing a sumptuous feast, every entrepreneur needs to know the right “ingredients” to make his or her business turn out just right. Here are the 8 ingredients for a business secret sauce:
10 Quotes Entrepreneurs Live By
To be an entrepreneur is to be challenged everyday. Often times, you will be pushed to your limits, but the payoff can be one of life’s greatest pleasures. To help you through the entrepreneurial journey, here are 10 quotes all entrepreneurs should live by.
Confidence vs. Arrogance in Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs tend to be arrogant. This sounds rather like a criticism, but it’s more a statement of fact and a caution.
Useful Mission – 5 questions to ask when writing a mission statement
How do we get there? Remember that your organization’s vision is the destination.
Keep Your Focus on Operations, Not Taxes
There are many motives to start a business. In a market system at its simplest form, the purpose of a business is to make money. However, you must never forget your “raison d’être,” your company’s real reason for being.
Personnel and Organization: Chicken or the Egg?
Every company is composed of individuals with different skill sets and has different roles that must be filled in order to succeed.
3 Tips for Successful Startup Funding Pitches – All Learned From Playing Poker
A fair number of really smart, well-prepared entrepreneurs get tripped up, stumble around and eventually fall to the ground when they make their startup funding pitches to the Angel Investment Group that I am a part of.
14 Startup Risks Entrepreneurs Should Consider When Launching their Startup
Starting a scalable company is a daunting task. This will challenge even the most experienced management team. The team’s success requires a complete understanding of the issues and risks it faces in its quest to succeed.
Screening Meeting with the Angel Group: Are You Prepared?
30+ Questions You Could be Asked About Your Startup During a Screening Meeting with an Angel Group